Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve reentry opportunities, as well as provide career coaching. Your generous donation will also fund our mission to assist imprisoned authors and artists.
Welcome to the website of the Prisons Foundation and its sister nonprofit organization, Safe Streets Arts Foundation. Our mission is to assist with the productivity and self-esteem of prisoners, 95% of whom will return to society as your future neighbors.
The Prisons Foundation helps prisoners publish their books on Amazon.com. It provides free information and advice to publish on Amazon, as well as paid services for editing, typing, designing covers, and uploading manuscripts.
Its sister nonprofit Safe Streets Arts Foundation produces art and stage shows at the John F, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts as part of the annual Kennedy Center’s Page-to-Stage Festival, as well as other venues including colleges and universities.
Our nonprofit organization also owns a large track of land which we have developed as the Prisons Foundation Covid-19 Memorial Grove. PF Covid-19 Memorial Grove is a one-acre expanse of land in Linden, Virginia, one hour from Washington, DC, that commemorates victims of Covid-19 in prison.
For further information, please write Foundations, 2512 Virginia Ave NW, # 58043, Washington, DC 20037 or email Staff@PrisonsFoundation.org
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Our amazing team of regulars and part-time volunteers are committed to helping others. We take our convictions and turn them into action. Think you would be a good fit? Get in touch for more information!
Seeing a need for energetic, nonprofit work in this area, we formed our organization to provide sensible solutions. We've consistently grown since then, all thanks to the helping hands of this amazing community!
We focus on making the maximum positive effort for our community. Our members and volunteers provide the momentum that helps us affect change. Using data driven models, we provide solutions that make a long-lasting difference.